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Myth And Philosophy In Plato S Phaedrus

Pub Date : 2012-07-09 | Author : Daniel S. Werner | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107021280
ISBN 13 : 1107021286

Examines the role of myth in Plato's Phaedrus, arguing that it leads readers to participate in Plato's dialogues and to engage in self-examination...


Myth And Philosophy In Plato S Phaedrus

Pub Date : 2012-07-09 | Author : Daniel S. Werner | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139536707
ISBN 13 : 1139536702

Plato's dialogues frequently criticize traditional Greek myth, yet Plato also integrates myth with his writing. Daniel S. Werner confronts this paradox through an in-depth analysis..


Myth And Philosophy In Plato S Phaedrus

Pub Date : 2014-03-06 | Author : Daniel S. Werner | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 1107629950
ISBN 13 : 9781107629950

Plato's dialogues frequently criticize traditional Greek myth, yet Plato also integrates myth with his writing. Daniel S. Werner confronts this paradox through an in-depth analysis..


Plato S Phaedrus

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Graeme Nicholson | Publisher : Purdue University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781557531186
ISBN 13 : 1557531188

The Pbaedrus lies at the heart of Plato's work, and the topics it discusses are central to his thought. In its treatment of the topics of the soul, the ideas and love, it is closel..


Rhetoric And Reality In Plato S Phaedrus

Pub Date : 1993 | Author : David A. White | Publisher : SUNY Press

ISBN 10 : 0791412334
ISBN 13 : 9780791412336

The Phaedrus is well-known for the splendid mythical panorama Socrates develops in his second speech, and for its graphic descriptions of erotic behavior. This book shows how the d..


Plato And Myth

Pub Date : 2012-02-17 | Author : Catherine Collobert | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004218666
ISBN 13 : 9004218661

Through the contributions of specialists in the field, this volume addresses the still open question of the role and status of myth in Plato’s dialogues and thereby speaks to the..


Listening To The Cicadas

Pub Date : 1990-11-30 | Author : G. R. F. Ferrari | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521409322
ISBN 13 : 9780521409322

How myth and formal argument in the dialogue, Phaedrus, complement and reinforce each other, is the focus of an account written for students of the history of literary theory or rh..